World Breastfeeding Week

Wed, 04 Jan, 2023

Each year, from 1-7 August, countries, organizations and nutrition champions celebrate World Breastfeeding Week all over the world to raise awareness around the importance of breastfeeding as a fundament of good nutrition, food security and reduction of inequalities​.

The SUN Movement has developed a digital communications toolkit in support of World Breastfeeding Week, which seeks to: 

  • Amplify countries' breastfeeding initiatives.
  • Support countries in raising awareness on the importance of breastfeeding.
  • Call on all stakeholders to support breastfeeding as part of good nutrition, food security and reduction of inequalities;
  • Call on governments, health workers and the baby food industry to end exploitative formula milk marketing and fully implement and abide by the Breastmilk Code requirements.


Access the World Breastfeeding Week digital communications toolkit


Resource type
Toolkits/ tools